How Psychiatry Broke the Top 40

  • February 4, 2024

Alex Kresovich, who has studied mental health references in pop music, said Kanye West’s 2008 album “808s & Heartbreak,” paved the way for a sub-genre known as emo rap. On the album, West, who now goes by Ye, chronicled his grief and depression after a breakup and his mother’s death. “Not only are these songs […]